Application Instructions

Ready to apply? Click on the link below.

To complete your online application, you will need:

  • Files ready to be uploaded: a resume/cv, a statement of purpose, one or more scanned transcript(s), and a writing sample (if applicable).  You can upload .pdf, .doc, .docx, .txt, .rtf, .jpg and .tif files. 
  • Some files to be uploaded will need to be scanned.  Please read this information:
    Scanning Tips
  • Be sure to read about transcripts on the Admissions page.  This is the number one source of problems with applications.
  • Registration numbers for standardized tests (GRE and, if applicable, GMAT and TOEFL) -- if you have registered for them. 
  • Contact information for your recommenders: emails, phone numbers and mailing addresses.

As you complete your application:

  • On each screen, you must enter all required information before you can proceed to the next screen.
  • You will be able to save a partially completed application and return to it later.
  • You can always click on links to this page or to the Applyweb Helpline.

Requirements and Deadlines

  • The Laney Graduate School application requirements are on our Admissions page.
  • Program specific requirements and deadlines are on each program's website; use the list of links below.
Program Admissions Instruction Pages 

Help with...

The online application:

Admissions requirements and deadlines:

Contact your program directly, or the Laney Graduate School at 404-727-0184 or

Scanning Tips
Advice on producing scanned files that are legible and not unreasonably large